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There are 4 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$115 - $214

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Bus  •  11h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth 777
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth

$37 - $60

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$124 - $185

Drive  •  4h 50m

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth 269 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth is to bus which costs £28 - £50 and takes 11h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Aberystwyth via Stansted Airport London and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 23m.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Aberystwyth is 213 miles. The road distance is 269 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs £85 - £170.

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 6h 36m and costs £85 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £28 - £50 and takes 11h 23m.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth is 269 miles. It takes approximately 4h 50m to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 213.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Aberystwyth, Wales?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Euston Square station, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 6h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Aberystwyth via Stansted Airport London and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 11h 23m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express

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